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Some Thoughts on Telemedicine – by Robert Nelson, MD

By The Sovereign Patient on September 1, 2014

Third-party free practices (DPC, cash-only, membership medicine, some concierge medicine) are a natural fit for a variety of electronic media that can be used to communicate with patients. 616 more words


The Federation of State Medical Boards Issues Model Legislation for Interstate practice

The Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB), a national non-profit representing the 70 medical and osteopathic boards of the U.S. and territories, issued a long-awaited statement on 9/5/14 upon completion of the drafting process for model legislation to create an… 229 more words

Telehealth And Integrative Healthcare/Medicine

Dr. Lisa Johnston, as CFO, finds AcuteCare experience to be priceless

Knowing how to analyze, organize and execute made her a star point guard on her undefeated high school basketball team, on Long Island, N.Y.

Those same qualities now in her professional life enable Lisa H. 821 more words

AcuteCare Telemedicine

Has The VA Been Telehealth’s Most Effective Proving Ground?

Every new product, marketing campaign, movie or television series has something in common. Each go through a period of trial and error to work out the specific details of the product or production where problems, glitches, barriers or creative faux pas are tweaked and corrected before making a debut to the greater community. 361 more words


Looking beyond 'data' for eHealth interoperability

eHealth, as defined by WHO, is the transfer of health resources and health care by electronic means.

Australia’s eHealth strategy, outlined initially in 2008, adopted an incremental and staged approach to developing eHealth capabilities to: 515 more words

Health & Healthcare

Life Takes a Turn...

It’s still the dark of early morning and cricket sounds are soothing as I bring my thoughts into focus about these last few weeks.

My sister Lili, who lives in upstate New York, came to visit on a whim on July 23rd.  820 more words

EcoWellness Centre

Global Telehealth 2015 Conference - Call for Papers

Don Newsham, Chair of GT2015 and CEO of COACH: Canada’s Health Informatics Association (http://www.coachorg.com), writes:

Greetings Colleagues, Friends and Members of the Global Tele, Mobile and Virtual Health Community. 235 more words